Definitions of regulation:
  • noun:   the act of controlling or directing according to rule
    Example: "Fiscal regulations are in the hands of politicians"
  • noun:   the act of bringing to uniformity; making regular
  • noun:   an authoritative rule
  • noun:   (embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered
  • noun:   the state of being controlled or governed
  • noun:   a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
    Example: "Short haircuts were the regulation"
  • adjective:   prescribed by or according to regulation
    Example: "Regulation army equipment"

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